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Roberto Voerzio





Grape Variety:


Barolo, Riserva, 10 Anni, Fossati, Case Nere, 2011

3x75cl £515.00

5 cases Equiv. £171.67 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

Bottled on its own for the first time in 2010. From middle and lower middle part of the vineyard that touches Cerequio at the bottom. A lot more open knit and less muscular than the 2010. Sweetly-scented , attractive, ripe fruit with a complex, but not too decadent, maturity running through it. Sweet Victoria plum fruit with a touch of strawberry, overlaying muskier sous bois, truffle and liquorice notes. Pliable, smooth but layered and with plenty of interest. Aged for two years in a mix of big and small barrels, light toast, French oak (15, 20, 30 and 35 HL sizes for the big barrels) followed by seven years in bottle before release.

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